HAL will be down for maintenance from Friday, June 10 at 4pm through Monday, June 13 at 9am. More information
Skip to Main content Skip to Navigation
Conference papers

Integrated Assembly Line Balancing with Skilled and Unskilled Workers

Abstract : In this paper, we extend the general assembly line balancing problem by designing an integrated assembly line and addressing the number of workstations and simultaneous assignments of skilled and unskilled workers. We develop a mixed integer program that minimizes the sum of total annual workstation costs and annual salaries of skilled and unskilled workers within a predetermined cycle time. Because this problem is NP-hard, we also develop a genetic algorithm to obtain efficient solutions for large problems. Numerical experiments demonstrate the efficiency of the random key-encoded genetic algorithm.
Document type :
Conference papers
Complete list of metadata

Cited literature [8 references]  Display  Hide  Download

Contributor : Hal Ifip Connect in order to contact the contributor
Submitted on : Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 11:39:25 AM
Last modification on : Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 4:44:45 PM


Files produced by the author(s)


Distributed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License



Ilkyeong Moon, Sanghoon Shin, Dongwook Kim. Integrated Assembly Line Balancing with Skilled and Unskilled Workers. IFIP International Conference on Advances in Production Management Systems (APMS), Sep 2014, Ajaccio, France. pp.459-466, ⟨10.1007/978-3-662-44739-0_56⟩. ⟨hal-01388577⟩



Record views


Files downloads